Here are 10 pivotal quotes by Melinda Gates as told to Redi Tlhabi, plus Melinda shares profoundly personal details about her family in her book

2019-10-31 06:42

In her conversation with Redi Tlhabi, Melinda Gates discusses gender equality and makes an urgent call for women, even those with just a modicum of power, to use their agency to uplift the voiceless.

Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle finally launches her fashion line for British charity, Smart Works

2019-09-13 14:10

Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle launched a fashion line for British charity Smart Works on Thursday.

Brimstone reduces loss, hopes to be in positive territory by year-end - CEO

2019-09-02 20:57

Brimstone Investment Corporation has reported a loss of R84.3m for the six months ended June 30, 2019. But CEO Mustaq Brey is optimistic as Brimstone drives down debt, 'right-sizes' House of Monatic - which made headlines for creating President Cyril Ramaphosa's suit - and celebrates successes in the food sector.

Serena Williams reveals the meaning behind her Off-White French Open outfit

2019-05-28 11:46

Serena Williams reflects on a first round win that saw her recover from a poor first set and the meaning behind her empowering "queen" attire.

Netflix is hiring a team of women to work on an African teenage girl’s superhero animated series

2019-04-17 16:55

Black power puff girls from Wakanda, we are here for this!

Watch Kelly Rowland, Tina Knowles and Halle Berry dance for this celebrity women empowerment challenge we'd love to get involved in

2019-03-29 16:09

Celebrities are busting out moves and singing along to women empowerment songs to close off Women's History Month with a bang.

Business Leadership's Mohale: If SA messes up again, we will just be 'another failed African country'

2019-03-02 10:26

In war, when soldiers invaded an island, they used to burn their ships to make sure they have no other options, says the CEO of Business Leadership SA.

15 Oprah Winfrey quotes and anecdotes from her #IsithunzisaBafazi speech

2018-11-30 19:50

The Isithunzi saBafazi event, organised by the Graca Machel Trust, was an afternoon of inspiration — one that celebrated the 5th anniversary of Tata Madiba's passing and sought to restore women's dignity.

Caster Semenya's viral Nike ad gives us goosebumps and reminded us of these other tearjerkers featuring groundbreaking female moments

2018-09-11 14:19

These soul-stirring ad campaigns show us exactly how many stereotypes we still need to break through on a daily basis.

Commission plans to intervene in Sasol strike - Solidarity

2018-09-07 20:49

The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration wants to assist in defusing the strike launched by trade union Solidarity at Sasol, over its empowerment share scheme.


Black Discovery Bank customers will get shares in its listed parent – but a year later details are still scarce

2019-10-18 16:50

Discovery says it has "made important progress" in a plan for vendor-financed shares due to black depositors of Discovery Bank.

A BEE company that helped build Medupi and Kusile has turned a R20 million loan into R250 million – after a 5-year fight with its American partners

2019-09-09 14:28

A Supreme Court of Appeal judgment means BEE holding company Termico is due a payout of more than R250 million for its shares in DB Technologies, after years of legal action by American company SPX.

She’s learned how to cope and thrive in tough times, now Tshepiso Phosa is helping other women deal with pain

2019-07-18 17:56

She has a life that many of her peers would be envious of, but Tshepiso Phosa says none of it could protect her when it was her turn to go through hardship.

Zimbabwean humanitarian Tererai Trent will be honoured with a life-size statue in New York

2019-05-13 18:38

This woman from the dusty streets of Zvipani village in Zimbabwe was married off as a young girl and had to bury her dreams in a can, but now those dreams have come true.

This woman dressed her husband in a burqa on a date night to make a witty statement about gender roles

2019-04-12 17:52

She may have just crushed gender stereotypes, patriarchy and misogyny in one Twitter post.

A mother and daughter co-piloted this flight together and the pics from the plane are going viral

2019-03-25 15:11

This is what we call squad goals and girl power on full display.

Women who no longer shave are ditching the body hair stigma follicle by follicle and we're here for it

2018-12-12 11:46

Women are rejecting the decades old pressure imposed on them to be silky, hairless human beings.

Girl teens feel more empowered than ever, but they also feel equally objectified

2018-09-18 17:01

We're celebrating, but disheartened too.

Sasol announces R1.3bn cash bonanza for Inzalo shareholders

2018-09-11 11:28

Sasol has announced a cash windfall of R1.3bn for its Inzalo BEE shareholders to be paid out on September 17.

Join these women-led business organisations to help you build your own company

2018-08-20 14:07

It's time to update your network and share your success with other women, if you haven't already.

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